Dam & Mining Engineering & Permitting

Dam & Mining

Engineering Design and Field Services for projects involving Fresh Water Dams and Coal Impoundment Dams used to store the Slurry that is a by-product of washing coal before further processing.

KBJW has provided services to some of the largest coal companies in the world and worked for major electricity producers. We are the perfect partner for most coal and aggregate companies, as well as Coal Fired Power Plants. We have extensive experience with state and federal agencies including MSHA, Corps of Engineers, and multi-state regulatory agencies.

Areas of Expertise

  • SurvCADD/ HEC-RAS Modeling
  • Reserve Analysis, Mine Feasibility & Planning
  • Unmined Mineral Taxes
  • Rock and Soil Mechanics
  • Hydraulic Barrier Designs
  • Subsidence Evaluations, Breakthrough Analysis & Pillar Design & Stability
  • Surveying and Inspections
  • High-wall Stability and Location

  • AMD & Groundwater Evaluations
  • Mine Permitting (401, 402, & 404, KYDSMRE, WVDEP, IDNR ,OWR, NPDES), as well as Underground & Surface Permitting
  • Underground & Surface Mine Layout
  • High-wall Surveying
  • Coal Mine Refuse Impoundment & Slurry Cell Designs
  • Sedimentation Control Dams & Basins and Fresh Water Dams for Water Supply

  • Groundwater Recharge Impoundments
  • Flood Control Structure Design
  • Waste Water Treatment Lagoons
  • Decant Pipe Inspections
  • 7-day, Quarterly & Annual Inspections with Reports
  • Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation & Liability Audits

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Dam & Mining Engineering & Permitting Projects

Services: Civil Engineering, Environmental - Compliance & Testing, Landscape Architecture, Surveying Markets: Residential
Services: Civil Engineering, Environmental - Compliance & Testing, Environmental - Natural Resources Markets: Commercial, Industrial
Services: Civil Engineering, Landscape Architecture, Surveying Markets: Commercial, Utilities
Services: Civil Engineering, Environmental - Compliance & Testing, Environmental - Natural Resources, Land Planning, Landscape Architecture, Surveying Markets: Residential, Streetscape